bpmn Archive

A crowdsourcing experiment to choose the best BPMN language syntax

Help us to choose the best BPMN notation as part of this crowdsourcing experiment where we aim to test the usefulness of crowdsourcing when it comes to create language notations.

An Empirical Study on Simplification of Business Process Modeling Languages

A empirical study presenting a methodology to adapt/personalize modeling languages, illustrated with the domain of business processes modeling languages

Modelling BPMN 2.0 with bpmn.io

bpmn.io has accomplished the creation of a free and open source platform for both experts and novices to model in BPMN 2.0. Discover it now!

Adding to the confusion: UML Profile for BPMN

Since the OMG added BPMN to its catalog of Business Modeling and Management Specifications I was wondering how OMG would deal with the clear overlapping between BPMN and UML activity diagrams (there are some differences in their semantics but roughly speaking both can be used to model the same).

News from the OMG

The OMG (the consortium behind most of the modeling standards in use nowadays) is currently working on several new/evolved specifications. Here is my summary:
  • Systems Modeling Language . SysML is a general-purpose graphical modeling language for systems engineering, covering the specification, analysis, design and verification of complex systems (including the hardware, software, information, personnel,